As with most other industries, the construction sector has not been left untouched by the big data revolution. By some estimates, data is the most valuable resource on the planet, worth more than gold and oil.
The big data industry has aided the construction industry to facilitate smarter homebuilding, more efficient use of resources and people-focused construction. If you want to know how is big data used to aid construction projects, read on to find out.
How Is Big Data Used Before Building Starts?
Before the foundations are even laid down, big construction companies use vast amounts of data to inform their planning.
For starters, they will compute and analyze data relating to the area they are considering building on. Often, companies…